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Rita’s West LA

August 27, 2014

Ever since Rita’s opened in Redondo Beach last year, they’ve been popping up all over LA!  We’ve driven as far as Santa Monica and La Canada for our fix; the newest store is on Pico (near the Westside Pavillion), and is the closest one yet. The space is smaller, so there aren’t as many flavors as the other […]

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Profanity Pop

August 17, 2014

Y’all know I’m a Disney freak, so of course I wanted to see La Luz de Jesus Gallery’s Current Exhibit… …Jose Rodolfo Loaiza Ontiveros’ “Profanity Pop.” Featuring all my favorites – including the subject of an upcoming interview. The Wacko/Soap Plant Store is fun enough to look at itself – we spent an hour wandering and […]

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Window Watchers

August 7, 2014

I’m getting ready to leave for the anniversary of my father’s death – in tying up loose ends there’s been little time to sit and have a proper meal, which is why I’ve been grateful for places where you can stand (or lean on a stool) and eat quickly. Carmela’s been open for a while […]

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Jenny Yang + Lewis

August 4, 2014

Hey cutie pies! How was your weekend?  After a few days of gelato + Plate by Plate on Saturday, I was feeling a bit of a food hangover… …but I kept on partying! Jenny Yang threw a Potluck BBQ to celebrate all the media sponsors for DisOrientEd Comedy. I went on behalf of Thick Dumpling […]

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I Love I Scream

August 2, 2014

I’ve been familiar with McConnell’s Ice Cream for a few years – via their pints at the grocery store… …now they’ve got a shop in LA – and I can see them “in person!” They just opened at Grand Central Market and were giving out free scoops; you can imagine the line was a bit crazy… […]

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